Thursday, 26 February 2015

The Heart of Europe

                                                 The Heart of Europe - wood engraving
                                                  Manuel Vermeire Copyright © 2015


                                                The Czech Republic engraved into the shape 
                                                of the human heart


Friday, 21 November 2014

Buxus sempervirens

                                                  Wood engraving on boxwood (Buxus sempervirens)

                                                  Small wood engraving on boxwood (Buxus sempervirens)

                                                                          size: 3,6 x 2,9 cm


                                                            the idea               and             the project

Friday, 20 June 2014

Illustration gallery

                                                                 "Swing Dancers"    Drawing

                                                      "The brothers"    Etching & Copper Engraving

The Czech Republic, heart of Europe
  Drawing & Digital Media

Cover book for Jana   
Drawing & Photo editing

                                                             "L' Olandese Volante"      Mezzotint

 "City Cats"     Drawing & Digital Media


"King Albert"    Copper Engraving

"Gently down the storm"     Drawing

                                                             "Vers la Grand-Place"      Drawing

                                                              "La Creazione"      Wood Engraving

                                                                  Logo for "The Wood Engraver"
 Wood Engraving & Photo


Saturday, 12 April 2014

How to use a wooden carved butter stamp

Wooden carved butter stamp

Boxwood block of diameter 4 cm

Printing a hand carved Butter Stamp.

                                    1- Refrigerate the butter for 30 minutes. This helps to keep it from sticking in the mold.                                               2- Smooth the butter with the flat surface of a knife. 3- cover with cling film.  


Monday, 2 December 2013

Spiral line engraving

                                      Inspired by the copper engraving of Claude Mellan, "Face of Christ"  1649

                                                        height: 428.000  X  315.000 mm width

                                                                 diameter block 4,6 cm

transferring the image


Monday, 25 November 2013

VOGUE Wood Engraver

link to: wood engraver backstage

2nd classified Leonardo Garofalo    IV Novadea Photo Contest
link to: ConcorsoFotografico-serie/garofalo Associazione NOVADEA - DEAGOSTINI